For Netanyahu, the clock is ticking towards payday for Trump's hasbara-heavy Israel trip. Can he afford the price tag dangling from Trump's promise to be Israel's 'best friend'?
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The Western Wall Tunnels symbolized the chronic chaos of Netanyahu’s first government. Today he’s returning there for a cabinet meeting – more confident than ever
Analysis Israel Averts One Crisis With End of Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike. Now Gaza Looms Large
Strike leader Marwan Barghouti can chalk up achievement of putting prisoners' plight back in Palestinian public consciousness
Iran's newly reelected president tells Qatari ruler Muslim world should take steps 'toward peace and brotherhood'
Israel doesn't like to use the term ‘negotiations,’ but ultimately it was forced to deal with Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti in order to conclude the strike
Judging from his comments, it seems unlikely that Trump or even the ‘experts’ he has surrounded himself with know or care much about the Sunni-Shi’ite divide he’s further stoking
In his speech to Arab world, Trump seemed to understand that anti-Islamic rhetoric he cultivated cannot continue, but from Israel to ISIS, more questions than answers remain
Building work on King Hussein’s summer residence on Tel el-Ful came to an abrupt end in June 1967. The land still belongs to the Jordanian royal family, even if some joke they have forgotten about the structure’s existence
Referendum victory last month allowed Erdogan to both serve as president and lead political party